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One Commerce Square, 40 S. Main Street, Suite 2380
Memphis, TN 38103 • 901-578-9346


2015 Power of the Purse™ Auction

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Chickasaw Country Club
3395 Galloway Avenue
Memphis, TN 38122

Past auction items include: Handbags from Marc Jacobs, Manolo Blahnik shoes, Folk's Folly Steakhouse gift certificates, Memphis Grizzlies tickets, Weekend getaways, Hotel stays and much, much more.

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20th Anniversary Celebration –
Annual Tribute Luncheon and Symposium

The 2015 Annual Tribute Luncheon and 20th Anniversary Celebration was held on Friday, May 1, 2015. All proceeds from the celebration benefit the annual grant-making of the Foundation. Thank you to our keynote speaker – Debbie Allen, Philanthropist, Choreographer, Director and Educator – and to all of the volunteers, participants and attendees who made this event successful.

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2015 Legends Award Reception

The Legends Award Reception was held on Thursday, April 23, 2015.

The 2015 Legends Award recognizes the legendary vision of a committed group of women who founded the Women’s Foundation for a Greater Memphis. Honorees are founding matriarch, the late Mertie W. Buckman, and founding members of the board of directors.

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In The News

2015 Annual Meeting

20 Years of Women-Led Social Change
The Tennessee Tribune, July 2-8, 2015

Nonprofits: Annual Meetings are Important
Saad & Shaw, July 6, 2015

Share Your Vision in Concise, Compelling Ways
The Daily News, July 7, 2015

Annual Tribute Luncheon and Symposium

Women’s Foundation to Honor Founders at Celebration of 20 Years
Commercial Appeal, April 22, 2015

Women's Foundation

$3 million grant to help Foote Homes public housing residents land jobs
Commercial Appeal, April 2, 2015

Women’s Foundation Announces 29 Grants
The Daily News, January 14, 2015